[ kwin-at ]
/ ˈkwɪn æt /
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Origin of quinnat salmon
1820–30; quinnat < Lower Chinook i-kwanat
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Examples from the Web for quinnat salmon
The quinnat-salmon has been thus transferred from California to Australia.A Guide to the Study of Fishes, Volume 1 (of 2)|David Starr Jordan
British Dictionary definitions for quinnat salmon
/ (ˈkwɪnæt) /
another name for Chinook salmon
Word Origin for quinnat salmon
C19: from Salish t'kwinnat
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